Randy Steven Bates, 54, of Conway, passed from this life on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
Born in the city of Manila, in the Philippines, he was a son to the late Lester Steverson and Norma Jean (Beene) Bates.
Randy will be remembered as a loving brother and uncle who enjoyed riding motorcycles and watching John Wayne movies. Randy was a member of the Church of Christ.
Those left to cherish his memory, are his children: Derrick Bates and Brady Bates (Ashley), both of Stilwell, Okla.; sisters: Patricia Mulkey (Isaac) and Norma Gail Gunter (Jack), both of Conway; four grandchildren; and numerous extended family and friends.
The graveside service, under the direction of Roller McNutt Funeral Home ( 501-327-7727), will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 29, at Brown Cemetery in Enola.
A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at the online guest book: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.